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Eddy Cue right about “a lot of work to do” as Apple Pay glitches emerge

While early Apple Pay experiences appear to have been mostly positive, Eddy Cue’s admission that there is still “a lot of work left to do” has been demonstrated in a number of glitches in the system – some of them resulting in multiple payments being taken for the same transaction …<p>The <i>NYT</i>‘s Molly …

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iPhone 6 Plus in six plus minutes: Video review!

The iPhone 6 Plus is something new. With a 5.5-inch Retina HD display, powerful Apple A8 processor, speedy LTE Advanced and 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and iOS …

Phones

How the iPhone 6 literally pays for itself

On Tuesday, the church of Apple held its annual convention in San Francisco. Legions of the faithful, carefully vetted, were assembled in a darkened auditorium. The atmosphere was not quite as hysterical as it used to be when His Steveness was due to take the stage, but the frisson of excited …

AppleCare+ Soon to Expand to Australia

- Sep 5, 2014<p>Apple’s AppleCare+ is set to debut in Australia in the near future. The extended warranty plan for iPads, iPhones, and iPods could …

Why a “delayed” iWatch destroys all competitors

Apple’s wearable device, still code-named “iWatch” here in the days (or weeks) before its official reveal, has been tipped to be released in the year …

5 Michelin Restaurants in New York city that should be in your bucket list -

When Frank Sinatra sang that it was the city that never sleeps, New York rose to meet that expectation. Night clubs, theaters, and shopping boutiques …

Change This iPhone Setting To Stop Closed Apps From Tracking Your Location

Foursquare users who play hooky from work to go see a movie may not “check in” for fear of colleagues seeing their whereabouts, but the app still knows they’re there. Last week, the Wall Street Journal confirmed an earlier report that Foursquare “tracks your every movement, even when the app is …

How to organize photos and videos into albums on your iPhone or iPad

How do you create photo and video albums on iPhone and iPad? Right in the Photos app!The Photos app on iPhone and iPad gives you quick and easy …

How to Use Google Maps Offline

If you are traveling to a place where you won't have reliable or affordable access to data or Wi-Fi, Google Maps allows you to save the maps you need ahead of time for later offline use.<p>With your iPhone connected to Wi-Fi, open the Google Maps app and search for the location for which you need a …

Best check splitting and tip apps for iPhone: Plates, Gratuity, Tab, and more!

The best iPhone apps to help you split checks fairly and calculate server tips in just a few taps!<b>Updated May 2017:</b> We've added Divvy to our …

Apps

How to use adjust light, color, and B&W in Photos for iPhone and iPad

Smart adjustments in Photos let you enhance your images, either automatically, intuitively, or precisely. Magic wand is still there, of course, but …

Mobile Photography

MacTrast Deals: XiStera XS Plus: The 8-In-1 Multitool For All Your iPhone Needs

- Jul 15, 2014<p>There have been iPhone 5/5s accessories that act as a stand, others that can attach various camera lenses, still others that can attach …

Apple and old archrival IBM “fit like a puzzle,” says Tim Cook

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How to Block a Phone Number on iPhone: Texts & Calls

Sometimes, whether it's an ex, a cyberbully, or an obnoxious telemarketer, a person just won't get the message and stop calling or texting you. That's when it's time to block their calls and texts on your iPhone. There’s no need to put up with unwanted messages or phone calls when Apple has a …

Turn Your iPad into a Full-Fledged Desktop with the myKeyO

Increasingly, iPads are replacing laptops and even desktops as the computing platform of choice, especially in schools. But the onscreen keyboard is often the weak link. There are a plethora of Bluetooth keyboards, notably Apple's own pricey Wireless Keyboard. It could get expensive to outfit each …

How I plan not to hate my husband if we have kids

I’ve been wavering on the subject of motherhood for what seems like decades. Like Ruth Graham, who wrote of her fear of parenthood on <b>Slate</b> not long …

How to download and read iBooks for iPhone and iPad

How to find and download books<p>iBooks comes with Apple's iBooks Store built right in. That means you can search or browse for new books and download …

iBooks

Siri: The ultimate guide

Siri is the name of Apple's personal digital assistant. It's basically voice control that talks back to you, that understands relationships and …

Tech Trends

Luxury for less: Visiting big cities on a small budget - TODAY.com

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Sharp Seeking to Reduce Reliance on Apple, Regain Control of iPhone Display Plant

Key display supplier Sharp is reportedly seeking to reduce its reliance on Apple, with sources telling <i>Nikkei</i> the company has offered Apple 30 billion yen ($293 million) to purchase the equipment located in Sharp's Kameyama Plant No. 1 that currently churns out displays for the iPhone. Apple …

Smartphone Manufacturers 'Lukewarm' on Sapphire, Call Material Impractical Due to Cost and Supply

Rumors have suggested that Apple is using the sapphire garnered from its partnership with GT Advanced to produce sapphire crystal displays for the iPhone 6, and if true, such a move would normally inspire competitors to produce their own devices with sapphire displays.<p>It does not appear, however, …

How to change the default font in the Notes app for iPhone and iPad

Update: iOS 7 has removed the ability to change fonts in the Notes<p>iOS has always come with a built-in Notes app and serves as a pretty easy way to …

Apps

OS X: How to Configure the Network System Preference

Out of the box, a Macintosh is configured to search for a wired and Wi-Fi Internet connection. However, there may be a need for some additional …

The Ultimate Guide to Solving iPhone Battery Drain

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short iPhone battery life. It was extremely difficult to …

How To Tell If You’ve Been Blocked By An iPhone

Apple’s iOS 7 made blocking numbers easier than ever. All it takes is a single tap – in fact, you can find out how exactly to do it from our user …